The Musée d’Orsay. Introduction by Michel Laclotte.
London, Thames and Hudson 1987.
Folio. 208pp, 297 colour photo ills. Publisher’s cloth, in dustwrapper. Jill Allibone’s copy.
A volume, first published in French in Paris in 1986, issued to mark the opening of the Musée d’Orsay as a home for the French national collection of paintings from the period 1848 to 1910, It contains any illustrations of the pictures and short notes on artists, schools and periods.